Monthly Archives: July 2011

Herzog Zwei (12/15/1989)

Believe it or not, there was a time before the internet when the differences between a game’s Japanese and overseas release were shrouded in mystery.  This sticks out for me mostly due to reading a strategy guide for Super Mario … Continue reading

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Mahjong Cop Ryuu – Shiro Ookami no Yabou (12/14/1989)

It really goes without saying that not every game released in Japan makes it to the West.  So far the Mega Drive has been lucky in that it has only seen a small handful of games that  weren’t localized, a … Continue reading

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